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WCPSS Board Justifies Cuts Effecting Classrooms While Making Multi-Million Land Purchase

Wake County Public School System (WCPSS) has a budget of over $1.4 billion dollars. WCPSS’s board has been wrestling with a budget gap of around $17.5 million.

In order to balance the budget, the WCPSS board has compiled a list of budget cuts. The vast majority of these cuts will impact the classroom directly. It appears the board has chosen the route that would yield the most pain for students and teachers.

Meanwhile, the board approved purchasing a car dealership’s property near downtown Raleigh to the tune of over $6.3 million dollars. Continue reading

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Fed Court: Plaintiffs Failed To Prove Anything in Wake District Map Case – #ncpol

A Federal Court Judge rejected the challenges to the Wake county school board and Wake county commissioners maps yesterday.

Federal court rejects challenge to #Wake Cty districts https://t.co/tXPRPZ1QyN
Plaintiffs failed to prove anything pic.twitter.com/3BXEVfNIZW

— A.P. Dillon – LL1885 (@LadyLiberty1885) March 2, 2016

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#WBOC Is Really On A Roll Lately, Hits Debunked ‘Wage Gap’

The Wake County Commissioners certainly are on a roll lately.

First it was shifting from their campaign promises that education spending was their top priority to transit being their big hair deal. Now they are taking up the long debunked ‘wage gap’ myth.

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